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Chapter meeting announcements

October Career Management Session

Joy Montgomery is back again this month for another session of Career Management! If you have any questions about careers in technical writing or need help preparing your resume or portfolio, please feel free to drop by! The one hour … Continue reading

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I Can Help With That: What Customer Service Can Teach Technical Writers

Speaker: Rachel Lamb Description How are customer service agents and technical writers alike? Well, neither of us spend our time in the spotlight. We don’t have the flash and pizazz of marketing. We don’t have the kind of coding muscles … Continue reading

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Cheat, Borrow, Steal: How to Build and Scale a Successful Design Practice

Speaker: Colin Budd Description Building a sustainable, scalable, and successful design practice is no easy feat. In this talk, learn the real techniques, tricks, and best-in-class methods for forming a true design practice that organically grows and transforms your business. Anecdotes and … Continue reading

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Monthly Resume Writing and Advice Session

Hello all! We’re excited to announce STC San Francisco Bay’s contribution to the multi-chapter Job Seeker Program. STC SF Bay will host a monthly resume writing and advice session helmed by our own Joy Montgomery. The first session will be … Continue reading

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Where Do I Go from Here? Career Development for Technical Writers

Speaker: Jan Johnston-Tyler Description Jan Johnston-Tyler is on her third career and knows a thing or two about career development – and change – over a lifetime. Jan is a former technical writer (and SF STC member) herself, but for … Continue reading

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